Tools and Services

PAGE is a partnership that helps countries, through integrated technical advice, analysis and capacity building, embark on a whole-economy and whole-society transition to an inclusive green economy. 

PAGE’s approach takes on the cross-functional challenge of transforming economies and financial systems into drivers of sustainability and social equity. It does this through leveraging the expertise and cooperative power of convening across 5 UN Agencies, across ministries, across countries, through south-south and triangular cooperation and through public-private partnerships.

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Policy & Planning

Policy & Planning

At its core, PAGE helps governments create and implement policies that promote green economy activities, through technical advice, analysis and capacity building.

PAGE provides tools and advisory services for:

• Analyzing the current policy situation in the country, to set a benchmark and to see where improvements can be made 

• Building the skills and capacity of government and other stakeholders to project the impact of different policy and investment scenarios on social, economic and environmental outcomes 

• Measuring the impact of green economy policies on the economy and community

• Developing networks for advice, expertise and best practices on green economy policy 

 

Informing Priorities

Informing Priorities

PAGE has a key focus on supporting the development of key sectors that can drive future economic growth and sustainable development. PAGE provides tools and services for:

            • Identifying opportunities and developing strategies for sustainable green jobs, environmental protection and economic growth
            • Developing strategies and action plans for greening sectors that are domestically economically and socially important
            • Building skills to enable individuals and the private sector
            • Building the capacity for policymakers to develop and implement green sectoral policies and practices

Measuring Impact

Measuring Impact

PAGE develops and helps to implement tools to monitor and evaluate how different policy and investment options impact green economy progress. It provides analysis, tools and advice to enable policymakers to assess the impact of their policy and investment decisions on their progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals and the national green economy targets. This is done through:

            • Providing a measurement framework to assess green economy progress and facilitate comparison
            • Conducting trainings and briefings to enable decision-makers to react to policy outcomes
            • Developing strategies and action plans to ensure that relevant data are collected to measure green economy progress and policy outcomes

Inspiring Action

Inspiring Action

PAGE drives and shapes conversations about the future we want, to inspire a global shift towards inclusive green economy policies and practices. Green economic activities are more powerful when they are undertaken as a global effort. PAGE has been successful in supporting the movement toward sustainable economies by helping drive and shape conversations about the future we want through :

            • Creating global tools and hosting global events to promote green economy knowledge-sharing and learning
            • Participating in strategic dialogues on global issues to elevate green economy in the priorities of the global public and policymakers
            • Creating a green economy community to cross-fertilize and scale up best practices

Connecting Finance

Connecting Finance

PAGE works with relevant institutions and initiatives to support governments and the private sector develop strategies to build financial systems that are responsive to and rewarded for sustainable investment. PAGE tools and services help in:

Developing plans and strategies for scaling and greening financial systems

            • Bringing together key actors to connect finance with green economy policies, projects and initiatives
            • Building institutional capacities and individual skills to participate in and accelerate green finance activities and
            • Advocating and provide a platform to mobilise green finance on the global stage.